Skip to main content

Sunkissed Velvet

Hey there poisers!
So I've come in contact with a lot of people who've expressed their fears for wearing velvet. When I asked why, some of the answers were that it's too textured or too soft, delicate, heavy etc some even said they didn't know how to wear it. Before that I had no idea that there was any commotion about the beauty. But then I was quickly taken back to my childhood and I remembered when my mom dressed me and my sisters in a particular collection of velvet two piece outfit (top and pants). I had a yellow one disliked it only because it looked different I thought. I guess I couldn't make out what it was about the darn special thing. Whoever said different has to be bad eh?  ใ‚ท

๐ŸŒปSlay Jumpsuit๐ŸŒป

So anyways I decided to do some research about what I nicknamed "the velvetphobia". 
Turns out velvet is back in big! And it's very elegant I must say!
Check out Victoria Becham slaying'em in this ⇢Editorial

๐Ÿ”†๐ŸŒžSunkissed ๐ŸŒž๐Ÿ”†

There are different types of velvets, ranging from the weight and texture type to name a couple, crushed velvet, light velvet, velveteen etc. Now it would be wise to wear light velvet on a warmer day, and then any other one works great on the colder days. Yes they're actually handy when there's no one to keep you warm! True right? ☺

Since many velvet clothes come in nice bold colours, it is always a nice idea to pair it with a neutral colour in order to let out the glow of it. Or you can also wear a one tone look or one piece velvet item just like I have done. 

Also, I have seen some men wear this same material recently in the form of suits and blazers and quite dashing I must say.

Can you identify any velvets around you and see if you can admire the look, what's your take on it now? You can find them in form of tops, skirts, dresses, shoes and backpacks all around you.

Comment, Like, Share, Subscribe for more posts like this! ♡


Popular posts from this blog

Pink Sweater x Skirt

Hi Guys, Enjoy This Outfit! 
Outfit Deets: Oversize Sweater --bought on h&m sale for $15-- : H &M (Similar)

I Turned My Sun Yellow Maxi Skirt Into A Dress

Hi guys! I Hope you enjoyed the last post!? Today I'll be showing you how I wore a maxi skirt like a dress or how I turned it into a two piece wear however way you want to put it. I love this skirt because it is so big and comfy like a blanket (a need for the winter matters)...and then you've got the beautiful yellow...yass. This look was inspired at the very last minute while I was packing up for a photoshoot because initially it wasn't one of the things I was packing up that day. The skirt caught my eye in my wardrobe and immediately I remembered that I had a crop top which I had recently bought from H&M, so I thought to myself what if I wore this skirt in a way that I'm not helping everyone  to sweep the floor with it for a change(haha!)...and behold the look was birthed!

Every time I've worn this skirt I've pretty much always had good vibes only. I think if one should dress up, the clothes they're wearing should always make them feel great or say s…

The Wedding Guest... Pretty in Pink Ankara Dress.

Hey Poisers! Hello friends!  Hey Guys!  Haha you can tell I'm excited, I genuinely missed you all a few days has felt like ages! Thank you for the emails and style inquiries. Oh and remember to pleeeease share and subscribe for more posts like this delivered to you! ๐Ÿ˜˜✨
Today I'm sharing with you what I wore to a Nigerian Wedding last weekend. That of a Nigerian Groom and a glowing melanin beauty from the Caribbean. 
I first wanted to wear a western look as usual but then decided to experiment with a more Africanized look. Now anybody who knows me knows I don't like wearing traditional clothes at all, simply because I'm not too keen about that whole trad look as much as I want to be ...not sure why something about it just never clicks for me and I don't get as excited as other people(whether worn on me or others)...God help me! Lol. Am I alone on this? (Tell me your own take in the comments below or email me). However social media has been contributing to fixing t…